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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
931 PM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

MIZ037-043-050-056-064-071-131045-
/O.CON.KGRR.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-171214T0400Z/
Mason-Oceana-Muskegon-Ottawa-Allegan-Van Buren-
Including the cities of Ludington, Hart, Muskegon, Grand Haven,
Jenison, Holland, and South Haven
931 PM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EST
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Plan on difficult travel
  conditions, including during commutes on Wednesday. Additional
  snow accumulations of 6 to 8 inches are expected.

* WHERE...Mason, Oceana, Muskegon, Ottawa, Allegan and Van Buren
  counties.

* WHEN...Until 11 PM EST Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for significant reductions in
  visibility at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy lake effect snow means
significant amounts of lake effect snow are forecast that will
make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you must travel,
keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case
of an emergency.

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
408 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-130915-
Mason-Lake-Osceola-Clare-Oceana-Newaygo-Mecosta-Isabella-Muskegon-
Montcalm-Gratiot-Ottawa-Kent-Ionia-Clinton-Allegan-Barry-Eaton-
Ingham-Van Buren-Kalamazoo-Calhoun-Jackson-
408 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southwest Lower
Michigan.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Areas near and west of US-131, into Wednesday morning, expect
frequent snow squalls. This will result in near zero visibilities
and times with winds gusting to over 40 mph at times. With the 6
to 12 inches of snow expected to fall, some roads may drift enough
to stop or greatly decrease travel on those roads.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

A storm system tracking just south of Michigan during the day on
Wednesday will bring a band of 3 to 6 inches of snow to areas near
and south of a line from Muskegon to Lansing. Lesser amounts are
expected over the rest of the area.

Yet another system will move through the area later Thursday into
Friday and yet another over the weekend. Each of these systems
is expected to bring measurable snow to most of Southwest
Michigan.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$



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